High-rise boom raises the roof for property specialists

Middleton, David
December 2005
Lawyer;12/12/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 48, p13
Trade Publication
The article focuses on business opportunities that have emerged for real estate lawyers as a result of the flourishing commercial real estate market in London, England. Several real estate projects are being launched and lawyers have an important role to play in the activities that are involved in these projects. Lawyers are involved in various activities such as the purchase of the physical site, the planning process, the finance and funding of the project, construction, etc. According to David Battiscombe, property partner of law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner, several challenging projects in the field of real estate are coming up and lawyers must adopt a multidisciplinary approach.


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